by Airport Industry-News
21 May 2021
WFS Wins Ground Handling Contracts with 12 Airlines in North America as Aviation’s COVID Recovery Gathers Pace
Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has won ground handling contracts with 12 airlines in North America, adding another 14,000 aircraft turns per annum to its growing operation.
All of the contracts are for a three-year period:
“I want to congratulate our Senior Vice President Ground, Terry Trainor, and our entire ground handling team in North America for helping us gain these new contracts. Clearly, the airline industry and its suppliers have all suffered severe disruption over the past year, but these significant contract awards show positive signs of recovery, and we are ready to provide these airlines and their passengers with the highest standards of service, safety and security at each of these locations across our network. During the spring break in March, we handled over 12,000 flights – almost on a par with the pre-Covid level – we are optimistic for a sustained recovery of the US aviation industry.”
WFS’ ground handling network spans 45 airports in North America and serves some 140,000 flights a year for more than 40 airline clients.
This article was originally published by Worldwide Flight Services.
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